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Innovations in the European Economy Between the Wars - Francois Caron

Innovations in the European Economy Between the Wars

By: Francois Caron (Editor), Paul Erker (Editor), Wolfram Fischer (Editor)

Hardcover Published: 1995
ISBN: 9783110135824
Number Of Pages: 339
For Ages: 22+ years old

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List of Contributors
List of Tables
List of Figures
Prefacep. 1
Introductionp. 3
The Extension of Technical Systems
Introductionp. 33
Innovation and Radio Industry in Europe during the Interwar Periodp. 37
From Small Insulated Plants to Regional Networks: The Path of Growth of the Italian Electrical Industry from its Beginning to the 1930sp. 65
The German Long Distance Telephone Network as a Large Technical System, 1919-1939, and its Spin-offs for the Integration of Europep. 83
The Transfer of Technology and its Diffusion
Introductionp. 109
Spin-off from British and German Aircraft Technology after the Great Warp. 119
Technology and Chocolate: Research in the British Food Industry before 1940p. 131
The Structure of Enterprise and Innovation
Introductionp. 151
Innovation and the Structure of the IG Farbenp. 163
Strategies of Growth and Innovation in the Decentralized Du Pont Company 1921-1950p. 175
Strategy, Technological Capability, and Innovation: German Enterprises in Comparative Perspectivep. 197
The Formation and Development of Industrial Research and Technology
Introductionp. 229
The Choice between Competition and Cooperation: Research and Development in the Electrical Industry in Germany and the Netherlands, 1920-1936p. 231
Science and Industry. Modernisation Strategies in Norway 1900-1940p. 255
The Evolution of European Industrial Technology in the Interwar Periodp. 277
Summaryp. 321
Indexp. 325
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ISBN: 9783110135824
ISBN-10: 3110135825
Audience: General
For Ages: 22+ years old
Format: Hardcover
Language: English
Number Of Pages: 339
Published: 1995
Country of Publication: DE
Dimensions (cm): 23.39 x 15.6  x 2.06
Weight (kg): 0.65